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ἄφυκτος , ον, (φεύγω)
A.not to be shunned,δῶρα θεῶνSol.13.64; from which none escape,θάνατοςSimon.39.3; χείρ, γυιοπέδαι, Pi.I.8(7).65, P.2.41; “θεῶν ὄμμαA.Pr.903; κακῶν τρικυμία ib.1016; . κύνες, of the Erinyes, S.El.1388; of an arrow, unerring, Id.Ph.105, Tr.265, E.Med.634 (lyr.); “λαβήNicoch.3D.; of a question, admitting no escape, inevitable, Pl.Tht.165b; “λόγοςAeschin.3.17; “ἄφυκτα ἐρωτᾶνPl.Euthd.276e; “λόγοι .Ar.Eq.757: Comp. “-ότεροςHp.Acut.(Sp.) 10. Adv. “-τωςLyc.493, etc.
II. Act., unable to escape,μέσον λαβὼν .Ar.Nu.1047; dub.l. in A.Supp.784 (lyr.). Adv. “-τωςLXX 3 Ma.7.9: Comp. “ἀφυκτοτέρως ἂν διακέοιντοAen.Tact.16.12.—In codd. freq. written ἄφευκτος, Philem.115.4, Plu.Lys.29; “ἄφευκτος ἀνάγκηIG14.803 (Naples).
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